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THE FIRST GOLD RECORD EVER was Awarded on this Date in 1942!

 
THE FIRST GOLD RECORD EVER was Awarded on this Date in 1942!
Posted February 10th, 2014 @ 11:29am

'Chattanooga Choo Choo' by Glenn Miller and his Orchestra became the first recording to be awarded a Gold record. It was actually just a master copy of the disc sprayed with gold lacquer by RCA as a publicity stunt.

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